Hyderabad, January 17, 2019: A guest lecture was held in GITAM School of Pharmacy, Hyderabad, on 16th January 2019, on the topic, “New Formulation Paradigms for Improved Ocular Pharmacotherapeutics”.
The guest speaker was Dr. Karthik Yadav Janga, Research Scientist (Pre-formulation and Formulation), Nevakar Inc. New Jersey, USA. Professor G. Shiva Kumar, Principal, School of Pharmacy welcomed and introduced the guest speaker.
In his presentation, Dr. Karthik explained about various eyesight related disorders and the challenges faced by the pharmaceutical industries in developing remedies for the same. He told about the newer concepts followed for developing drugs and formulations for ocular disorders. He elaborated the success achieved in conducting animal experimentations for ascertaining the therapeutic potential of newly developed formulations so that the same can be utilized for controlling ocular disorders in human beings.
The lecture was attended by all the students and faculty members of GITAM School of Pharmacy.Last Updated - 19 Jan 2019